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[CrossRef]

J.-M. Tualle, H. L. Nghiem, D. Ettori, R. Sablong, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Asymptotic behavior and inverse problem in layered scattering media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 24-34 (2004).

[CrossRef]

F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, S. D. Bianco, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Solution of the time-dependent diffusion equation for layered diffusive media by the eigenfunction method," Phys. Rev. E 67, 056623 (2003).

[CrossRef]

J.-M. Tualle, J. Prat, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Real-space Green's function calculation for the solution of the diffusion equation in stratified turbid media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2046-2055 (2000).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

A. Kienle, T. Glanzmann, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Investigation of two-layered turbid media with time-resolved reflectance," Appl. Opt. 37, 6852-6862 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. Kienle, M. S. Patterson, N. Dögnitz, R. Bays, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media," Appl. Opt. 37, 779-791 (1998).

[CrossRef]

D. Contini, F. Martelli, and G. Zaccanti, "Photon migration through a turbid slab described by a model based on diffusion approximation. I. Theory," Appl. Opt. 36, 4587-4599 (1997).

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

I. A. Vitkin, B. C. Wilson, and R. R. Anderson, "Analysis of layered scattering materials by pulsed photothermal radiometry: application to photon propagation in tissue," Appl. Opt. 34, 2973-2982 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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S. L. Jacques and S. A. Prahl, "Modeling optical and thermal distributions in tissue during laser irradiation," Lasers Surg. Med. 6, 494-503 (1987).

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S. R. Arridge, H. Dehghani, M. Schweiger, and E. Okada, "The finite element model for the propagation of light in scattering media: a direct method for domains with nonscattering regions," Med. Phys. 27, 252-264 (2000).

[CrossRef]
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J.-M. Tualle, H. L. Nghiem, D. Ettori, R. Sablong, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Asymptotic behavior and inverse problem in layered scattering media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 24-34 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J.-M. Tualle, J. Prat, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Real-space Green's function calculation for the solution of the diffusion equation in stratified turbid media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2046-2055 (2000).

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S. R. Arridge, H. Dehghani, M. Schweiger, and E. Okada, "The finite element model for the propagation of light in scattering media: a direct method for domains with nonscattering regions," Med. Phys. 27, 252-264 (2000).

[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

S. Eda and E. Okada, "Monte Carlo analysis of near-infrared light propagation in a neonatel head model," Syst. Comput. Japan 35, 60-69 (2004); S. Eda and E. Okada,[Denshi Joho Tsushin Gakkai Ronbunshi J84-D-II, 2654-2661 (2001)].

[CrossRef]

G. Alexandrakis, T. J. Farrell, and M. S. Patterson, "Monte Carlo diffusion hybrid model for photon migration in a two-layer turbid medium in the frequency domain," Appl. Opt. 39, 2235-2244 (2000).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, and M. Essenpreis, "Influence of layered tissue architecture on estimates of tissue optical properties obtained from spatially resolved diffuse reflectometry," Appl. Opt. 37, 1958-1972 (1998).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

L. V. Wang, S. L. Jacques, and L. Zheng, "MCML—Monte Carlo modeling of light transport in multi-layered tissues," Comput. Methods Programs Biomed. 47, 131-146 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. L. Jacques and S. A. Prahl, "Modeling optical and thermal distributions in tissue during laser irradiation," Lasers Surg. Med. 6, 494-503 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Kienle, M. S. Patterson, N. Dögnitz, R. Bays, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media," Appl. Opt. 37, 779-791 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. Kienle, T. Glanzmann, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Investigation of two-layered turbid media with time-resolved reflectance," Appl. Opt. 37, 6852-6862 (1998).

[CrossRef]

F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, S. D. Bianco, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Solution of the time-dependent diffusion equation for layered diffusive media by the eigenfunction method," Phys. Rev. E 67, 056623 (2003).

[CrossRef]

F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Analytical approximate solutions of the time-domain diffusion equation in layered slabs," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 19, 71-80 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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S. Eda and E. Okada, "Monte Carlo analysis of near-infrared light propagation in a neonatel head model," Syst. Comput. Japan 35, 60-69 (2004); S. Eda and E. Okada,[Denshi Joho Tsushin Gakkai Ronbunshi J84-D-II, 2654-2661 (2001)].

[CrossRef]

S. Eda and E. Okada, "Monte Carlo analysis of near-infrared light propagation in a neonatel head model," Syst. Comput. Japan 35, 60-69 (2004); S. Eda and E. Okada,[Denshi Joho Tsushin Gakkai Ronbunshi J84-D-II, 2654-2661 (2001)].

[CrossRef]

S. R. Arridge, H. Dehghani, M. Schweiger, and E. Okada, "The finite element model for the propagation of light in scattering media: a direct method for domains with nonscattering regions," Med. Phys. 27, 252-264 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

G. Alexandrakis, T. J. Farrell, and M. S. Patterson, "Monte Carlo diffusion hybrid model for photon migration in a two-layer turbid medium in the frequency domain," Appl. Opt. 39, 2235-2244 (2000).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

A. Kienle, M. S. Patterson, N. Dögnitz, R. Bays, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media," Appl. Opt. 37, 779-791 (1998).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, S. D. Bianco, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Solution of the time-dependent diffusion equation for layered diffusive media by the eigenfunction method," Phys. Rev. E 67, 056623 (2003).

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F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Analytical approximate solutions of the time-domain diffusion equation in layered slabs," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 19, 71-80 (2002).

[CrossRef]

S. R. Arridge, H. Dehghani, M. Schweiger, and E. Okada, "The finite element model for the propagation of light in scattering media: a direct method for domains with nonscattering regions," Med. Phys. 27, 252-264 (2000).

[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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J.-M. Tualle, H. L. Nghiem, D. Ettori, R. Sablong, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Asymptotic behavior and inverse problem in layered scattering media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 24-34 (2004).

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J.-M. Tualle, J. Prat, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Real-space Green's function calculation for the solution of the diffusion equation in stratified turbid media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2046-2055 (2000).

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J.-M. Tualle, H. L. Nghiem, D. Ettori, R. Sablong, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Asymptotic behavior and inverse problem in layered scattering media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 24-34 (2004).

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J.-M. Tualle, J. Prat, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Real-space Green's function calculation for the solution of the diffusion equation in stratified turbid media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2046-2055 (2000).

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A. Kienle, M. S. Patterson, N. Dögnitz, R. Bays, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media," Appl. Opt. 37, 779-791 (1998).

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A. Kienle, M. S. Patterson, N. Dögnitz, R. Bays, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media," Appl. Opt. 37, 779-791 (1998).

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D. Contini, F. Martelli, and G. Zaccanti, "Photon migration through a turbid slab described by a model based on diffusion approximation. I. Theory," Appl. Opt. 36, 4587-4599 (1997).

[CrossRef]
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T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, and M. Essenpreis, "Influence of layered tissue architecture on estimates of tissue optical properties obtained from spatially resolved diffuse reflectometry," Appl. Opt. 37, 1958-1972 (1998).

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A. Kienle, T. Glanzmann, G. Wagnières, and H. van den Bergh, "Investigation of two-layered turbid media with time-resolved reflectance," Appl. Opt. 37, 6852-6862 (1998).

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G. Alexandrakis, T. J. Farrell, and M. S. Patterson, "Monte Carlo diffusion hybrid model for photon migration in a two-layer turbid medium in the frequency domain," Appl. Opt. 39, 2235-2244 (2000).

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L. V. Wang, S. L. Jacques, and L. Zheng, "CONV—convolution for responses to a finite diameter photon beam incident on multi-layered tissues," Comput. Methods Programs Biomed. 54, 141-150 (1997).

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J.-M. Tualle, J. Prat, E. Tinet, and S. Avrillier, "Real-space Green's function calculation for the solution of the diffusion equation in stratified turbid media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2046-2055 (2000).

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F. Martelli, A. Sassaroli, S. D. Bianco, Y. Yamada, and G. Zaccanti, "Solution of the time-dependent diffusion equation for layered diffusive media by the eigenfunction method," Phys. Rev. E 67, 056623 (2003).

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[CrossRef]

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